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Lifesaver Jerry Can Water Filtration System


The LifeSaver® Jerrycan has a capacity of 18.5 liters and is available with two sizes of water filters, capable of providing up to 20,000 liters of safe drinking water.
Perfect for larger groups living off grid, camping or on expeditions.

The LifeSaver Jerrycan is also a perfect back up supply of safe drinking water for the home, giving peace of mind should emergency or natural disaster situations arise. 

The LifeSaver Jerrycan is growing in popularity with overlanders as it fits perfectly in standard jerrycan racks for attaching to a range of overlanding vehicles.


• Virus – 99.99%
• Bacteria – 99.9999%
• Cysts – 99.99%
• Mil-Spec compliant, exceeding NSF P248 compliance standards, for virus, bacteria and protozoan cyst reduction by the US Army
Public Health Center (MEDCOM)
• Produce up to 10,000 or 20,000 litres of clean water
• Store and carry 18.5 litres of water at one time
• Filter Cartridge is replaceable
• Replaceable Activated Carbon Disc for removal of chlorine, taste and odor – up
to 500 litres
• FailSafe technology – once the filter membranes are blocked, water cannot pass through, keeping users safe
• Daily supply of water for 2–3 years
• Wash and keep clean with the easy to fit LifeSaver Shower Head attachment
• Fast flow rate of up to 4 L/min
• Product materials and water effluent
BPA and BPS free

Minimum operating temperature >0°C (32°F)
Maximum operating temperature 50°C (122°F)
Minimum storage temperature* -10°C* (14°F)
Maximum storage temperature 50°C (122°F)
Initial flow rate** 10,000 litres (3L/min @ 0.6 Bar (g))
15,000 litres (3.5L/min @ 0.6 Bar (g))
20,000 litres (4L/min @ 0.6 Bar (g))
Cartridge service rating** 10,000 litres (2,650 US gallons)
15,000 litres (3,975 US gallons)
20,000 litres (5,300 US gallons)
Dry weight of product inc. cartridge 3.9kg (about 9lbs)
Product storage capacity 18.5L (625 oz)
Product materials and water effluent BPA and BPS free

Exceeds EPA Guidelines for microbiological purifiers:
Bacteria retention*** >99.9999% (Log 6)
Virus retention*** >99.99% (Log 4)
Cyst reduction*** >99.99% (Log 4)
Chemical reduction Optional activated carbon filter improves the palatability of water by removing chlorine, taste and odor from water

Full NSF P248 ‘Military Operations Microbiological Water Purifiers’ protocol set by the US Army Public Health Center (MEDCOM). These units are tested with two different types of water to challenge the filtration capability beyond the standard use. All figures quoted are taken from the stressed challenge phase of the test imitating sewage contaminated water.
*After first use the product should be protected against freezing
**Flow rates and service rating dependent on the composition,
temperature and turbidity of the feed water
***Tested by BCS laboratories Issued 28/08/18 based on full NSF P248 Protocol

The information and data contained in this document are based on
our general experience and are believed to be correct. They are given
in good faith and are intended to provide a guideline for the selection
and use of our products. Since the conditions under which our product
may be used are beyond our control, this information does not imply
any guarantee of final product performance and we cannot accept
any liability with respect to the use of our products. The quality of our
products is guaranteed under our conditions of sale. Existing industrial
property rights must be observed.
All details given on this data sheet are believed to be correct at the
time of creation. We reserve the right to make improvements and/or
modifications to the equipment herein.
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